Children's Corner

 

 


REGISTER FOR PROGRAMS ON OUR WEBSITE, OR CALL 973-226-8636. 
 

 


LEGO CLUB - Friday, January 28, 4-5 pm

Celebrate National Lego Day using your imagination at the library! This month's theme is snow, so think of some clever snow-themed creations to build with our Lego pieces. For ages 5+. Limited to eight participants, no walk-ins accepted. RSVP on library website.


EXPLORING CULTURES SERIES:
CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION - Sunday, January 30, 12-2 pm

 

Our Exploring Cultures series takes a closer look at different traditions from around the world. This month, we are welcoming the Year of the Tiger with a community event that will include crafts, Chinese-themed story times, authentic Chinese snacks, and more! We are still seeking volunteers of all ages - do you know any performance groups or anything else related to Chinese culture that we can share as part of this event? Contact Lauren Seiner at laurenroselandlibrary@gmail.com.
 

RESUMING IN FEBRUARY: STORIES & SONGS - Tuesdays 10:30-11 am
SPECIAL GUEST MUSCLE MAN MIKE - Tuesday, February 22, at 10 am

  

Join us for a cheerful half hour of stories and songs! For babies/children ages 0+ and their caregivers. Please note that Stories & Songs is LIMITED TO 15 CHILDREN, and that RSVP is required for EACH CHILD, even if they are from the same household.
Don't miss our special show on February 22 at 10 am featuring Muscle Mike and his sidekick, Dina the Dino! Performance is also limited to 15 children and their caregivers.

PLEASE NOTE: Since these story times and puppet show on February 22 are indoor children's events, masks must be worn by ALL children and caregivers, regardless of vaccination status. RSVP for the following sessions of Stories & Songs:
FEBRUARY 1
FEBRUARY 8
FEBRUARY 15
FEBRUARY 22 - SPECIAL GUESTS MUSCLE MIKE & DINA THE DINO (NOTE 10 AM START TIME)

 


NEW FOR FEBRUARY: KIDS' CORNER - Thursdays 10 am-noon

    

Starting in February, children ages 2-6 and their caregivers can enjoy different-themed activities every Thursday between 10 am and noon. Activities range from art to learning stations to exploratory stations and more.
Since these story times and puppet show on February 22 are indoor children's events, masks must be worn by ALL children and caregivers, regardless of vaccination status.
PLEASE NOTE: Our February 10 session will be a special Valentine's Day craft. To help defray the cost of materials, we ask non-Roseland residents to pay a $5 fee.
RSVP for the following sessions of Kids' Corner:

FEBRUARY 3
FEBRUARY 10 - VALENTINE CRAFT
FEBRUARY 17
FEBRUARY 24


GRAB-N-GO CRAFT FOR GROUNDHOG DAY - Tuesday, February 1

Whether you follow Punxsutawney Phil or Staten Island Chuck, this groundhog-themed craft to go is sure to please! Suitable for all ages, limited to 15 kits - RSVP HERE. Pick up any time between 9 am and 8 pm. PLEASE NOTE: To help defray the cost of materials, we ask non-Roseland residents to pay $5 at pickup.


AFRICAN CLAY MASK WORKSHOP - Friday, February 4, at 7 pm

Observe Black History Month by discovering more about West African culture! Learn more about the history and significance of clay masks and make your own. Worskhop will also include African storytelling, music, dance and more. RSVP REQUIRED - limited to 20 participants ages 8+. PLEASE NOTE: To help defray the cost of materials, we ask non-Roseland residents to pay $10 on the evening of the workshop. RSVP HERE